Sen. Richard Burr
Republican • North Carolina • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2005
- 32 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 50 of 98) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 51 of 98)
- 215 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 57 of 100) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 7 of 100)
Burr was born November 30, 1955 and was eduated at Wake Forest University (B.A. 1978). He was a businessman in Winston-Salem prior to his political career.
Burr represented North Carolina's 5th Congressional the U. S. House of Representatives for five terms. He was first elected to Congress in 1994 as part of the "Gingrich Revolution", promising term limits. Read More...
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- Senate Committee on Finance
- Energy, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure
- Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth
- Health Care
- Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
- Children and Families
- Primary Health and Aging
- Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs
- Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.2997 - Child and Dependent Care FSA Enhancement ActRead twice and referred Dec 10, 2014 17 Views
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the exclusion for employer-provided dependent care assistance.
S.2978Read twice and referred Dec 04, 2014 3 Views
A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to designate at least one city in the United States each year as an American World War II C...
S.Res.592Referred to the Committee Dec 01, 2014 17 Views
A resolution recognizing the contributions of the Montagnard indigenous tribespeople of the Central Highlands of Vietnam to the United States ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.2980 - Ensuring Equal Access to Treatments Act of 2014Read twice and referred Dec 04, 2014 18 Views
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modify payment under the Medicare program for outpatient department procedures that ...
S.2944 - No Social Security for Nazis ActRead twice and referred Nov 19, 2014 14 Views
A bill to amend the Social Security Act to provide for the termination of social security benefits for individuals who participated in Nazi pe...
S.2930 - Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans ActRead twice and referred Nov 17, 2014 14 Views
A bill to direct the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for the conduct of an evaluation of mental health c...
Recent Voting History
On the Nomination PN1345: Stephen R. Bough, of Missouri, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of MissouriNay (with party)December 16, 2014
On the Cloture Motion PN1345: Stephen R. Bough, of Missouri, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of MissouriNay (with party)December 16, 2014
H.R. 5771: Tax Technical Corrections Act of 2014
On Passage of the Bill H.R. 5771Aye (with party)December 16, 2014